The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) has condemned the postponement of the final elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
In a statement on weekday in Dahomey town, the Edo capital, PFN National President, Reverend Felix Omobude delineated the polls shift as a heavy “national disgrace and embarrassment”.
He aforesaid the INEC has no acceptable excuse to supply Nigerians for its failure to conduct the elections as earlier scheduled .
The PFN president believes the commission had regarding four years of preparations and nevertheless thwarted Nigerians.
“It is incredibly unhappy and dissatisfactory for INEC to dash the hope of Nigerians to vote on weekday, February sixteen, 2019, at the end minute, when serious preparations and sacrifices place in situ by Nigerians to perform their franchise,” he was quoted as language within the statement.
Reverend Omobude, however, appealed to Nigerians to not be discouraged however to still hope for the most effective and be ready to travel dead set exercise their franchise on February twenty three, 2019, as mounted by the electoral umpire.
He additionally referred to as on INEC and also the security agencies to be clear altogether their dealings to confirm free, credible, truthful and peaceful elections within the country on weekday and on March nine.
“The leadership of INEC and every one those having one role or the opposite to play within the conduct of this year’s general elections ought to apprehend that each one eyes square measure on them, each in Nigeria and internationally”, the PFN President aforesaid.